Thomas Center Associates Host First Swing into Spring


The Thomas Center Associates are pleased to present the first “Swing Into Spring” in the Spanish Court at the Historic Thomas Center Friday, March 2 from 7-10 p.m.

In celebration of the 90th anniversary of the opening of the Hotel Thomas, there will be participatory dancing with music from 1928 to present provided by local band, Swing Theory. Swing Theory is a seven-piece group that performs swing, Latin dance favorites and jazz standards. Dance demonstrations and mini lessons will be provided by Parris Dance Studios.

Cilantro Tacos and Mayflower Cellars food trucks will be onsite with food available for purchase. Guests are welcome to bring their favorite wine, and an attendant will tend their bottle. Light snacks and drink set ups will be provided.

Tickets are $35 at the door (cash or check only) or in advance at

The Thomas Center Associates is an all-volunteer group, whose mission is to support the Thomas Center, in both education and beautification. For more information about the Thomas Center Associates, please visit

For more information about this event, please contact event chair Ellyn Radson at 352-219-4281 or